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North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, Florida Job Growth

There were 310,200 jobs in North Port, Florida in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 359,184 employed persons for the month. North Port lost 100 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,955 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare North Port job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey October 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 310,200 -100 +10,000
CPS 359,184 +1,955 +9,371

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

North Port, Florida Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for North Port as measured by the CES and CPS surveys. To illustrate the trend, the 3 month moving average change in employment is shown in green.

CES Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month

CPS Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month

Total Employment for North Port, Florida

CES employment for North Port peaked in September 2018 at 310,300. Since then 100 jobs have been lost in North Port according to the employer survey.

CPS employment in October 2018 for North Port is at a new high of 359,184.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through October 2018

North Port, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
October 2018 310,200 -100 359,184 1,955
September 2018 310,300 600 357,229 3,588
August 2018 309,700 1,200 353,641 -1,374
July 2018 308,500 400 355,015 952
June 2018 308,100 1,000 354,063 -1,149
May 2018 307,100 -100 355,212 475
April 2018 307,200 200 354,737 -347
March 2018 307,000 1,100 355,084 -83
February 2018 305,900 1,400 355,167 3,287
January 2018 304,500 900 351,880 1,448
December 2017 303,600 300 350,432 227
November 2017 303,300 3,100 350,205 392